thekimonogallery: “Five kimonos featured in the new book called “Meisen Kimono: The Karun Thakar Collection”. Meisen silk was produced in Japan from the late nineteenth century and became particularly.
A silk haori (woman’s jacket) features camellias that are worked into both the rinzu background and the dyed foreground. There is some surihaku gold-foil outlining. Taisho to early Showa period The Kimono Gallery